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Lincang government says it is doing everything possible to provide safe havens for Kokang refugees, and is providing physical and medical aid at shelters.
Rallies in support of the Letpadan students have been held in Mandalay and Rangoon, as well as Pakkouku, Monywa and Prome.
Devotees meet in Tenasserim Division to celebrate the Buddhist festival.
Three local teenagers have been arrested on Koh Samui for the murder of Burmese migrant worker Thet Soe on the Thai island last Friday.
Chin NGO says troops from Light Infantry Battalion 289 extorted 180,000 kyat (US$180) from a group of ten Baptist evangelists in Paletwa Township.